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Creative Perfumer (AE545805A)

18 June 2023

ref : PA-22212

location : North West UK

company : Arthur Edward

Creative Perfumer (AE545805A)

Salary: £80-90,000 + generous benefits package

Are you an experienced technical or creative perfumer looking to make your mark in a world-leading company?

Do you appreciate the power of fragrance in connecting a consumer to a product?

We have a unique opportunity for an experienced creative perfumer with one of the world’s largest users of fragrances and fragrance raw materials in personal care, skincare and haircare products.

Joining this global business at a senior level, you will play a pivotal role in reshaping the company’s structure and processes for fragrance development and production. Using your technical know-how and communication skills, you will work with the company’s internal teams and partner Fragrance Houses, as you establish and manage an in-house fragrance compounding lab.

As part of this highly visible project, you will spearhead efforts to optimize the performance, cost, sustainability, and compliance of the fragrance portfolio. You will drive this agenda by collaborating with upstream Science & Technology teams, ensuring delivery of their strategies and innovations.

You must be a true problem-solver and communicator, able to engage and inspire your colleagues while driving significant change and breakthrough results.

Candidate requirements:

- Relevant Science education; BSc Chemistry or above
- Perfumery school qualification, or on-the-job training plus extensive experience
- Demonstrable success as a Perfumer for consumer goods, delivering technical performance
- Experience in fragrance application for skincare, haircare, bath and body and personal care
- Experience of working with and managing cross-functional, global teams
- Desire to be a recognised leader in bringing the science of sustainability to the art of perfumery

If you are ready to lead this ‘legacy’ project for a world-leading business, apply today.


To apply for this role, please email your CV to quoting job ref AE545805A

Arthur Edward is a leading beauty, personal care & FMCG recruitment agency. We find top talent along the product lifecycle to innovate, launch and market bestselling cosmetic and beauty products.

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